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Inchbald [née Simpson], Elizabethlocked

(1753–1821)
  • Jane Spencer

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Inchbald [née Simpson], Elizabeth (1753–1821), writer and actress, was born on 15 October 1753 in Standingfield, near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, the youngest child but one in the large family of John Simpson (d. 1761), farmer, and his wife, Mary (...

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